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Wildwatch Algarve

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Wildwatch Algarve is dolphin watching and more. We leave from Ferragudo. After the trip in our dolphin watching center, you get extra information, coffee, tea and cookies and we show you the video of the dolphin trip... We offer unique cave trips...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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R. Infante Santo, 73, Ferragudo 8400-252, Portugal
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Made a detour on the way back and had a quick look at the Benagil caves - a fantastic afternoon full of great dolphin sightings and very educational too - I would highly recommend this company.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Gordon E
Reviewed 5 November 2018

We may have been a bit out of season to find the dolphins, but eventually there they were, it was a bit of a ride but well worth it to see them. They were amazing. It was a very relaxing couple of hours, friendly staff...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank NickyLM2017
LightPacker460480, Front Office Manager at Wildwatch Algarve, responded to this reviewResponded 5 November 2018
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Obrigada!

Reviewed 13 October 2018

First of all, these people make not only tours for bored tourists with just a financial interest. They are real marine biologists having this activity for funding their research and inventing the things for sea life and dolphins in the region. This could be seen...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Marmeladas
LightPacker460480, Front Office Manager at Wildwatch Algarve, responded to this reviewResponded 14 October 2018
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Muito obrigada!:))

Reviewed 12 October 2018

Plenty of tour operators and dockside companies in the Algarve offer to take you dolphin-watching - their prices vary widely, as does the quality of service. Wildwatch is the real deal - marine biologists and expert knowledge of the seas around their base in Ferragudo....More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Lynx555
LightPacker460480, Front Office Manager at Wildwatch Algarve, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2018

Obrigada! The price is 40€ each..;)

Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

The sea was choppy today so sadly we didn’t see any dolphins but the staff tried so hard, we sailed all the way along to almost Sagres and were on the boat for 3 hours although we had only paid for a 90 minute tour....More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

It was really an awesome adventure with Wildwatch. First you go with a speedboat in the area where the dolphins are in our cause it was far away close to Sagres. It was amazing to be on the ocean and to watch the dolphins. Very...More

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Rolf N, skipper at Wildwatch Algarve, responded to this reviewResponded 7 October 2018
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obrigado :))

Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

If you are in the algarve this is a must ! The dolphin watch with professionals marine biologist and a guarantee to see dolphins if not on the first trip they will take you back again. Then you get a super video of your experience...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank VilaCastelo10
Reviewed 2 October 2018

We took our two small boys (8 and 5) on the half day dolphin watching trip, and it was the highlight of our entire holiday. The crew are so knowledgable - we were lucky enough to see a mother and her baby, as well as...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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LightPacker460480, Front Office Manager at Wildwatch Algarve, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018
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Muito obrigada!:)

Reviewed 25 September 2018

Extremely helpful lady Lucia? who took our booking - everyone on the staff were so very helpful and the Crew also - along with the Portuguese Water dog Timao!! What an amazing experience totally safe and we were lucky to see perhaps 25/30 Dolphins at...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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LightPacker460480, Front Office Manager at Wildwatch Algarve, responded to this reviewResponded 27 September 2018
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Obrigada:)

Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

Best experience ever! Feels so good to see and know that the dolphins are free in the oceans not imprisoned. We were so lucky to see more than 20 animals. We have enjoyed the trip so much and we recommend everyone to experience it! The...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Victoria P
LightPacker460480, Front Office Manager at Wildwatch Algarve, responded to this reviewResponded 27 September 2018
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Julie H
28 September 2018|
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Response from timmrb | Reviewed this property |
No caves and yes pre book but great value trip
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BryonyO9
31 August 2018|
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Response from Sue C | Reviewed this property |
SAme as above, we paid 40 euros per adult, video comes 5hrough 4-5 weeks after the trip so don’t panic!
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gemma w
15 July 2018|
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Response from 298gerryr | Reviewed this property |
Hi , Think it was something like €40 pp but excellent value for the experience . The day we were out think it was something like 8 nautical mile off so both for health and safety and more importantly the Dolphins welfare... More
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